The leader in mobile payments still remains unclear, but Android Pay is gaining speed and the technology as a whole is likely to reach mainstream adoption within four years if added benefit for customers is provided, according to a report from Packaged Facts.
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The staying power of consumers’ wariness regarding security and digital wallets has prompted a slew of brands to enable customers to make mobile purchases using loyalty points, a trend likely to catch fire in 2016.
Mobile wallet adoption has been slow to catch on, but if developers educate consumers on user experiences, these platforms may hit their stride in 2016, according to a new report from Citi Retail Services.
What passes for common knowledge about the world’s wealthiest people is largely false, per Wealth-X.
Researcher and consultancy Wealth-X and WSJ. Custom Studios, part of The Wall Street Journal Advertising Department, have partnered to tell the story of the “gaming of the American Dream.”
In the last 35 years, French leather goods brand Hermes’ iconic Birkin handbag has increased in value by more than 500 percent, according to a new study by Baghunter.
Responding to consumer requests, British automaker McLaren is now offering the option to lease two of its best-selling models from U.S. dealerships.
The proliferation of digital payment options has prompted countless merchants to deploy contactless terminals for in-store shoppers this year, suggesting that 2016 will see brands focus on leveraging mobile wallets to better cater to customers in real-time.
With biometrics gaining acceptance by consumers and working well for financial institutions, a range of technologies – fingerprint identification as well as facial and voice recognition – will become the norm in 2016, according to a new forecast released today by Mitek Systems.
Visa is collaborating with United Overseas Bank to roll out its first tokenization service in Asia Pacific, underscoring the need for enhanced digital security as mobile payments cement their top status in the world of commerce.